Capstone’s microturbine systems are installed and operating at thousands of sites globally, from oil rigs to office complexes.

So far, Optimal have shipped a total of 401 units and 34 megawatts to Australia – this is across 324 sites. 

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Powering a milk processing plant

Murray Goulburn (MGC) is one of Australia’s largest dairy food companies. We worked with MGC on a project to power…

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Remote power on an off-shore platform

Australian oil and gas company, Quadrant Energy, use microturbines to power their Reindeer and Halyard platforms off the coast of…

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Methane capture from thermal spring generates power

Hanmer Springs Thermal Pools & Spa, owned and operated by the Hurunui District Council, are a natural thermal spring, 90…

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Low operating costs and carbon for correctional facility

The expansion of the existing Ararat Prison created an additional 358 medium security male beds in a campus style setting,…

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Secure power for a data centre

One of Australia’s oldest mutual companies uses Capstone microturbines to provide secure combined Cooling, Heat and Power (CCHP) for it’s…

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Taking the peak demand out of electricity costs

The manufacturing industry in Australia has come under increasing pressure in the past few years. In response, leading companies are…

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Find out how much you could save on your energy bill

Energy savings vary depending on site conditions and utility charges.
The savings estimated here are to be used as a guide only.


$10,000 per year

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